Press Releases

  • Colorado Wheat to attend Fall Wheat Conference

    September 21, 2017

    The 2017 NAWG/US Wheat Fall Conference will be held at the Embassy Suites in Charleston, South Carolina, October 16-20th.  This year the conference will be attended by Steve Beedy, Brian Brooks, Les Peterson, Brian Starkebaum, Randy Traxler, and Brad Erker.  … Continue reading

  • Public Notice: CWAC and CAWG Joint Board Meeting – August 15, 2017

    August 8, 2017

    PUBLIC NOTICE The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) and the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) will hold a joint public meeting on Tuesday, August 15 , 2017. Location: CoBank Center, ARDEC, Fort Collins, CO Agenda: Call to Order, General … Continue reading

  • 2017 Wheat Field Days to be held June 8-14

    May 23, 2017

           2017 Wheat Field Days are coming to a plot near you.  May 23, 2017, Fort Collins, Colo. – The 2017 Colorado Wheat Field Days will be held June 8-14 at eleven different variety trial sites throughout eastern … Continue reading

  • Public Notice: CWAC and CAWG Joint Board Meeting – June 6, 2017

    May 22, 2017

    PUBLIC NOTICE The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) and the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) will hold a joint public meeting on Tuesday, June 6 , 2017. Place:                    Conference Call … Continue reading

  • Save the Date: Colorado Wheat Fields Days are Approaching!

    May 16, 2017

        The 2017  Colorado Wheat Field Days will be held June 8-14 at eleven different variety trial sites throughout eastern Colorado. The field days are jointly hosted by the Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC), Colorado Association of Wheat Growers … Continue reading

  • Public Notice: CWAC Conference Call Meeting – May 1, 2017

    April 28, 2017

    PUBLIC NOTICE The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) will hold a conference call meeting on May 1, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.   Time:                    1:00 p.m. Dial-in Instructions: 1) Dial +1.408.740.7256 (US) or … Continue reading

  • Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee Seeks Seed and Trait Specialist

    April 26, 2017

    The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee is seeking a highly motivated, passionate, business-minded, collaborative individual to lead the Plains Gold wheat variety brand efforts in Colorado. Qualified individuals may send resumes to the Colorado Wheat offices at: 4026 South Timberline Road, Suite … Continue reading

  • Colorado Wheat Organizations Seek Executive Director

    March 31, 2017

    The three Colorado Wheat organizations ( Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee, Colorado Association of Wheat Growers, and Colorado Wheat Research Foundation) are seeking a highly motivated, passionate, business-minded, collaborative individual to lead wheat production, promotion, and research efforts in Colorado. Qualified … Continue reading

  • Public Notice: CWAC and CAWG Joint Board Meeting – April 7 , 2017

    March 31, 2017

    PUBLIC NOTICE The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) and the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) will hold a joint public meeting on Friday, April 7 , 2017. Place:                    CoBank Center … Continue reading

  • Public Notice: CWAC and CAWG Joint Board Meeting – February 10, 2017

    January 28, 2017

      PUBLIC NOTICE The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) and the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) will hold a joint public meeting on Friday, February 10, 2017. Place:                    Embassy Suites 7001 Yampa Street Denver, CO 80249 Time:                     7:30 … Continue reading

  • 2017 CWAC/CAWG Annual County Meetings and Elections

    December 19, 2016

    December 19, 2016, Fort Collins, Colo.- Colorado wheat farmers are invited to attend and participate in the annual county business meetings and elections jointly sponsored by the Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) and Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG). The … Continue reading

  • 2016 CSU Crops Testing Overview

    September 22, 2016

    2016 CSU Crops Testing Overview Video with Dr. Jerry Johnson presenting: http://bit.ly/2crJzvy   2016 “Making Better Decisions” booklet: wheatreport_2016

  • NAWG and CAWG Applauds Senate Prioritization of Farm Economy Amidst Low Prices

    September 21, 2016

    Today, the Senate Agriculture Committee is holding a hearing on the Current State of the Farm Economy, with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack testifying. The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) submitted testimony to the Committee discussing the dire economic conditions … Continue reading

  • 2016 Centennial Farms

    September 6, 2016

    Centennial Farms Program In 1986 the Colorado Centennial Farms program was created by Governor Richard D. Lamm, the Colorado Historical Society (now History Colorado) and the Colorado Department of Agriculture to recognize the important role agriculture has played in our … Continue reading

  • CWAC and CAWG August Board Meeting

    July 25, 2016

      PUBLIC NOTICE The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) and the Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) will hold a joint public meeting on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. Place:  Ameristar 111 Richman Street BlackHawk, CO 80422 Time:                     8:30 a.m. … Continue reading

  • CWAC and CAWG 2016-17 Board Announcement

    July 13, 2016

    July 13, 2016—- Fort Collins, Colorado—–The Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) announces receipt of the Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture, Don Brown’s, appointments for the 2016-17 Wheat Administrative Committee Board of Control. The most recent appointments mark a departure from the … Continue reading

  • Congressman Ken Buck joins Colorado Wheat Tour

    July 1, 2016

      July 1, 2016, Fort Collins, Colo. – On June 29, 2016, Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee (CWAC) and Colorado Association of Wheat Growers (CAWG) hosted Congressman Ken Buck (R – CO) on a tour of the wheat industry in Colorado’s … Continue reading

  • Seed to Glass Collaboration

    June 17, 2016

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 9, 2016 Colorado truly is the state of purple mountains majesty and amber waves of grain. Colorado also calls itself the “State of Craft Beer”, and there is currently exciting new work being done to … Continue reading

  • CROP PRODUCTION – JUNE 2016 COLORADO HIGHLIGHTS

    June 11, 2016

    Winter wheat production in Colorado, based on conditions as of June 1, 2016, is forecast at 81.90 million bushels, according to the June 1 Agricultureal Yield Survey conducted by the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. … Continue reading

  • CROP PROGRESS AND CONDITION WEEK ENDING MAY 29, 2016

    May 31, 2016

    AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Last week, planting activities progressed on pace prior to midweek when an abundance of precipitation was received east of the Front Range, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Precipitation fell in … Continue reading